SEMANTIC PARAPHASIA

a form of paraphasia where speech is fairly fluent but objects are given the wrong but a similar name. Semantic phrases are useful and important tools in language.

SEMANTIC PARAPHASIA: "In semantic paraphrase, Joe called a pipe a smoker."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEMANTIC PARAPHASIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/semantic-paraphasia/ (accessed May 28, 2020).
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